Help spread a little joy this holiday season by donating a new toy to a child in need. There are lots of organizations hosting holiday toy drives with donation locations around Tucson. I want it easy to find the Tucson Toy Drives, so check out my list below!
Amphi Foundation Stuff the Bus
- New toys, bikes, and books to benefit Amphi families
- They are also accepting new and gently used children’s clothing, canned food and hygiene items.
- The bus will be at the Oro Valley Marketplace, December 10-11 and 17-18.
Kristi’s Kids Season 4 Hope Drive
- New unwrapped toys will be donated to the Toys 4 Tots Program.
- They are also accepting food for the Community Food Bank of Souther Arizona; new shoes, and new or gently used clothes for the Goodwill of Southern Arizona.
- Donations accepted through December 21st.
- Drop off locations include Season 4 Hope Sponsors: Pyramid Federal Credit Union, KVOA News 4 Studio, Tucson Orthopedic Institute, La Frontera Arizona, Goodwill of Southern Arizona and Enpatico Integrated Care.
- Channel 4 Live Drive Drop Offs around Tucson (All live drives go from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.):
- November 2 – TFD Station #7- 4902 E. Pima St. (Eastbound traffic)
- November 9 – CDTFD Station #181 – 99 E. Tallahassee Dr. (Corona de Tucson)
- November 16 – RMFD #72 – 2741 N. Houghton Rd. (Northbound traffic – we’re on the opposite side of street)
- November 23 – KVOA Studio at 209 W. Elm
- November 30 -TFD Station #16 – 7575 E. Speedway Blvd. (Eastbound traffic – we’re on the opposite side of street)
- December 7 -RMFD Station #74 – 4820 E. Sunrise Dr. (Eastbound traffic)
- December 14 -TFD Station #9 – 6275 E. Eastland (Southbound traffic)
- December 21 – KVOA Studio at 209 W. Elm
- More information at http://www.kvoa.com/category/305482/season-4-hope
Salvation Army Angel Trees
- Select a child from the angel tree, purchase a gift and drop it off at the angel tree.
- Foothills Mall by Bed Bath and Beyond, Tucson Mall Center Court, Park Place Mall by Sears and the Salvation Army Office – 1001 N. Richey Blvd.
- More information at http://www.salvationarmytucson.org/christmas-angel-tree
Dollar Tree Operation Homefront Toy Drive
- Toys to benefit kids of military families
- Bring toys in or purchase from a selection at the register
- Through December 8th in all Dollar Tree locations
Are there are any other toy drives in Tucson I can add to my list?